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California State University, Long Beach
Department of Kinesiology

Welcome to Camp Nugget 2015

This year’s 2015 camp is June 22-July 17 and is offered Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to noon for children 5-12 years old with special needs and costs 400.00

The first wave of brochures/registration forms will be sent out via email<> in the middle of April For more information email see last years brochures below

Please See Camp Nugget Brochure

Brochure Link CAMP NUGGET 2014

Camp Nugget Slide Show Camp Nugget presentation 2014

See link for slide presentation of the CAMP NUGGET program

Camp Nugget 2015

the child/staff ratio is four children to one staff member.

Camp Nugget. Go to the website to learn more about the program or call if you have additional questions at 562/985-7969.

562/895-7969 or

Parents see information about this year's 2014 Camp Nugget Schedule on right hand side

Thank You to Camp Nugget Donors

Camp Nugget would like to take this opportunity to thank the local community for its support of this year’s camp. Through generous contributions from The California Wellness Foundation, The CSULB 49er Shops, and the Employee Community Fund of Boeing California, the camp is able to offer highly personalized instruction and support to its campers. See link

Camp Nugget Brochure link to register for Camp Nugget 2013.The program is designed for children with special needs and disabilities ages 5 - 12 years. The child/staff ratio is four children to one staff member. It is the parent’s responsibility to provide an assistance with their child if their child requires intense one-on-one instruction (for example will run away from the group). A parent meeting will be held the first day of camp and the parents are strongly encouraged to attend.

Please read the brochure carefully to see if your child qualfies for the program and mail with your information to the adress provided on the registration form. this years prgram is June 18 to July 13, 2012 form 9:00 AM to Noon.


The Kinesiology Department (KIN) at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) under the direction of Dr. Barry Lavay, Professor and Adapted Physical Education Credential Coordinator, offers a year round (fall, spring, and summer sessions) program of physical activity for children with disabilities. For more information call 562/895-7969 or email to and provide the information below:

    • The purpose of your email (e.g. To be placed on Camp Nugget 2013 mail list)
    • Name
    • Address
    • Phone number(s)
    • Childs Name and date of birth


Camp Nugget Summer Program

The program is offered to children ages 5 through 12 with disabilities and special needs. Provided is small group instruction (4-1 child/staff ratio) by university students studying in the KIN Department and working toward an Adapted Physical Education Specialist Credential under the supervision of Dr. Barry Lavay. Camp activities include aquatics with swim instruction, instruction in fundamental skills and lead-up cooperative games, outdoor adventure course, and adapted sports. The program is four weeks long and begins usually the last Monday in June and continues through-out the first three weeks in July. Camp Nugget is offered Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to noon and the cost is $400.00. Registration usually begins in April and is on a first come for serve basis. See attached Brochure. For more information call 562/985-7969 or email or Dr. Barry Lavay at

Camp Nugget Story in Daily 49er newspaper

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